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Tale As Old As Time

Beauty and the Beast has always been my favorite fairy tale. Favorite Disney movie, favorite Robin McKinley fairy tale retelling, favorite original tale … basically, … 959 more words

Love

"Pupa" or A Freakish Metamorphosis Tale

Fairy tales are not just for kids. In fact, they are for people of all ages, because the themes that they grapple with are so multi-layered that they must be understood over the course of a lifetime. 177 more words

Art

Cress

The Lunar Chronicles

by Marissa Meyer

I read this back in March 2016 right after finishing Scarlet. I had been waiting to read Cress  498 more words

Books

What we can learn from Beauty and the Beast About Plot, Tension and Obstacles

Disney’s much hyped adaptation of Beauty and the Beast was released at the weekend. The film broke box office records with an estimated $170 million, making it the seventh largest opening weekend of all time. 399 more words

Writing

Cinder

The Lunar Chronicles

by Marissa Meyer

Back when I started reading Marissa Meyer’s Cinder, my initial impression of Book 1 boiled down to: the action is very impelling; so much happens in the first few chapters that I was hard-pressed to put it down. 251 more words

Books

Today Is Tell a Fairy Tale Day

In honor of it, enjoy this infographic about Grimms’ Fairy Tales.

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